Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera ?

Sony cybershot 6.0 DSC-S500 - flash not working except....

\015 The yellow circle flashes next to a white lightning bolt. The only time it lets me take a picture is on the moon setting, which turns off the flash. Any suggestionss other than get new batteries?Thanks so much! \015\012Tiffani\015

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